School Committee Meeting

Sep 22 2015 - 6:40pm - 9:30pm
High School Library

Chariho Regional School District, Switch Road, Wood River Junction, RI 02894

6:40 PM Executive Session; 7:00 PM Open Session - Chariho High School Library

Note: The public is welcome to any meeting of the School Committee or its subcommittees. If communication assistance (readers/interpreters/captions) or any other accommodations are needed to ensure equal participation, please contact the Superintendent’s office at least two (2) business days prior to the meeting.

Any changes in this agenda will be posted on the school district's website ( as well as in the Chariho Administration Building at least forty-eight (48) hours in advance of the meeting. Individuals requesting special notice of the revised agenda must call (401) 364-7575 to make arrangements for same.

I. Meeting Call to Order/Pledge of Allegiance/Silent Meditation

II. Executive Session – 42-46-5(a)(2)+(8b) – for the purpose of discussions and/or action pertaining to collective bargaining (approval of Executive Session Minutes of September 8, 2015 – NEA ESP Contract and NEA ESP Contract Update) and for the purpose of reviewing and/or approving other matters which relate to the privacy of students and their records (approval of Executive Session Minutes of September 8, 2015 – Home Instruction Requests and approval of Home Instruction Requests); any persons to be discussed have been so notified.

III. Closing/Sealing of Executive Session Minutes

IV. Disclosure of Executive Session Votes

V. Recognition
1. Gilder Lehrman Presentation of Rhode Island US History Teacher of the Year Award to Hope Valley 4th Grade Teacher Denise Moretti-Foggo.
2. Community 2000 Golf Tournament

VI. Public Forum

VII. Business (N=New Item; P=Previously Discussed; @=May Require Action)
A. Recommendation of RYSE School Task Force (N)@
B. Appeal of Superintendent’s Decision to Deny Issuance of Laptop for Home Use to Student Approved Under Home Instruction Policy (N)@
C. Sufficiency of Budget for Athletics (N)@
D. Joint Meeting of the Chariho Governing Bodies (N)@

VIII. Consent Agenda Items
A. Minutes
B. Transfers
C. Bills
D. Budget Summary
E. Treasurer’s Report
F. Personnel Actions
G. Permission to Issue Bids/Request Quotes
H. Permission to Award Contracts
I. Home Instruction
J. Grants
K. Donations

IX. Reports
A. Subcommittee Reports
1. RYSE School Task Force
B. Superintendent’s Report
1. Drivers’ Education
2. RI Monthly High School Ranking
3. Kingston Hill Tuition Payment for Student Not Enrolled
4. Charter School Enrollment
C. Coming Events

X. School Committee Requests for Future Agenda Items or Legal Opinions

XI. Adjournment – Next Meeting: October 13, 2015 – School Committee Meeting – 7:00 PM CHS Library

9-22-15_c_recognition.pdf669.13 KB
9-22-15_d_business.pdf4.8 MB
9-22-15_e_consent_agenda_items.pdf12.13 MB
9-22-15_f_reports.pdf3.23 MB
9-22-15_g_fyi.pdf2.15 MB
9-22-15_exec_approval_of_minutes_not_sealed.pdf52.46 KB
9-22-15_regular_session_minutes.pdf131.06 KB
9-22-15_exec_nea_esp_update_sealed_until_agreed.pdf46.41 KB